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Decommissioning & Environmental Sciences
The mission of the Decommissioning and Environmental Sciences (DES) Division is to promote the development and use of those skills and technologies associated with the use of nuclear energy and the optimal management and stewardship of the environment, sustainable development, decommissioning, remediation, reutilization, and long-term surveillance and maintenance of nuclear-related installations, and sites. The target audience for this effort is the membership of the Division, the Society, and the public at large.
2021 ANS Winter Meeting and Technology Expo
November 30–December 3, 2021
Washington, DC|Washington Hilton
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Eleven countries newly elected to IAEA board
Eleven countries have been newly elected to serve on the 35-member board of governors of the International Atomic Energy Agency for the period 2021–2022. The election took place on September 23 during the plenary session of the 65th IAEA General Conference, in Vienna, Austria. The conference started on September 20 and will run through September 24.
1. ACCELERATOR AND ACCELERATOR DRIVEN FACILITIES
2. ACCELERATOR AND ACCELERATOR DRIVEN DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY
3. NUCLEAR DATA
4. ACCELERATORS FOR MATERIAL SCIENCE
5. HIGH-POWER ACCELERATOR COMPONENTS AND TARGETS
6. EFFECTS ON MATERIALS FOR MICROELECTRONICS WITH FAST PARTICLES
7. ACCELERATORS FOR SECURITY AND FORENSICS
8. ACCELERATORS FOR ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES
9. MEDICAL APPLICATIONS OF ACCELERATORS
10.INDUSTRIAL APPLICATIONS OF ACCELERATORS
11.ACCELERATORS FOR CULTURAL HERITAGE
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